Photos given for sharing on the web can only be shared online and not used for printing. Photos shared on the web must have The Pradhan Studios watermark clearly visible.
It is a violation of federal copyright law to allow photographs created by The Pradhan Studios to be reprinted, duplicated, digitally reproduced, copied, scanned, or altered without the permission of The Pradhan Studios. Client agrees to purchase prints and products directly from The Pradhan Studios unless in possession of high resolution digital files. Further, Client agrees not to make copies for sale or for the purpose of circumventing sale of the images by The Pradhan Studios. Client agrees not to scan, copy or reproduce images in any manner, for any reason, without a written release from The Pradhan Studios.
Additionally, according to Professional Photographers of America:
“The Copyright Act protects photographers by giving the author (The Pradhan Studios) of the photograph the exclusive right to copy, edit, and distribute image by sale or transfer.
These exclusive rights make it illegal to copy, scan, edit, or share photographic prints and digital media without the photographer’s permission. Violators of this Federal Law will be subject to its civil and criminal penalties.
Be sure to discuss your copyright needs or questions with your photographer; reasonable requests may be accomodated.”